Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles, CA 90047
Located in Los Angeles, California, Los Angeles Southwest College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.
Los Angeles Southwest College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Los Angeles Southwest College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $1,196 and fees $24. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $7,514 and $24 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSuburb: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio23:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Los Angeles Southwest College Registered Nursing Program is a program that prepares students for an Associate of Science Degree with a major in Nursing.
Students who successfully complete the two year program are prepared to function in entry level nursing and take the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX-RN) leading to licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN).
- Contact the Nursing Office to attend a Nursing Applicant Information Session, where applicant will receive admission information including Nursing pre-requisite form, GPA verification form and TEAS. (Applications are only available at these sessions)
- Official Sealed transcripts (high school or GED equivalency and from all colleges and universities were pre-requisite college level coursework were preformed)
- Submit completed application and supporting materials between the 15th of January to the 15 of March and between the 15th July and 15th September.
Applications that are not presented with a complete set of supporting documentation will not be considered for the academic pool.
The most qualified candidates are admitted at the start of the semester following the application deadline. In the case of more qualified applicants than the number of seats allocated for the semester the selection process is conducted by a lottery purpose.
Applicants accepted into the program are expected to attend a mandatory all day Nursing Orientation meeting. A student who does not attend the orientation will forfeit his/her position which will be given to an alternate candidate. There is also a highly recommended six week Orientation to Nursing Class.
Students need to complete all courses in the Nursing program with a ‘C’ grade or higher to advance in the program and earn the Associate of Science Degree.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||38|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Los Angeles Southwest College as reported by California state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Los Angeles Southwest College
El Camino Community College District
3.29 miles away
El Camino College-Compton Center
6.58 miles away
Los Angeles Trade Technical College
7.4 miles away
Career Colleges of America - South Gate
7.61 miles away
Los Angeles Harbor College
10.12 miles away
Los Angeles County College of Nursing and Allied Health
10.56 miles away
Downey Adult School
10.79 miles away
Los Angeles City College
10.91 miles away
East Los Angeles College
11.72 miles away
Long Beach City College
11.8 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1970 - Current
Cost (Net Price)
$7,338Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$6,155|
|30k to 48k$6,631|
|48k to 75k$7,724|
|75k to 110k$8,848|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
California State PTA offers scholarships annually ($500) to encourage PTA members to continue their education and pursue studies in higher education in California.Scholarships are granted to [...]
These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code. Applicants for [...]
LVN graduates may apply concurrently to the Foundation's Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship, and if rejected, may then apply for this scholarship. Scholarships are available to students who [...]
Applicant to this scholarship must be currently accepted or enrolled in an Associate Degree nursing program and must have valid legal presence and ability to work and provide care in [...]
Students who are currently enrolled or accepted into a Bachelor of Science Nursing Program may apply and receive up to $13,000 for one academic year. In return for receiving the scholarship, [...]
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing